Specimen Information

Perna viridis
Perna viridis
(green mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Specimen ID265118
GroupMollusks-Bivalves
GenusPerna
Speciesviridis
Common Namegreen mussel
StateFL
CountyBrevard
LocalityIndian River [at Malabar]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCape Canaveral
HUC8 Number03080202
HUC10 NameKid Creek-Indian River Frontal
HUC10 Number0308020201
HUC12 NameKid Creek
HUC12 Number030802020105
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month8
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusunknown
CommentsAttached to buoy and line of a derelict blue crab trap. See voucher photos.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected6-7
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/4/2020].

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